Category Archives: Arts and culture

Exhibit explores Italian Canadian experiences during the Second World War

A travelling exhibition created by the Columbus Centre in Toronto that documents Italian Canadian experiences during the Second World War is coming to the Guelph Civic Museum. Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Times: Italian Canadian Experiences During WWII will open on Friday, April 24, with a reception starting at 6.30 pm.

Guelph Museums launches In Flanders Fields at 100 programming

One hundred years ago, Guelph-born doctor, soldier, and poet John McCrae wrote a poem that touched the world, and inspired an enduring symbol of remembrance. In commemoration of the centenary of In Flanders Fields, Guelph Museums announces an ambitious slate of programs for 2015:

In Flanders field… a poetic reflection

The Guelph Public Library (GPL) is commemorating the 100th anniversary of John McCrae’s famous In Flanders Field poem with a reflective poetry contest.